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Q: What is the technical term for breast removal?
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What is the medical term meaning surgical removal of a breast?

The surgical removal of a breast is a mastectomy.Small lump removal=lumpectomy.Removal of entire breast=mastectomy.mastectomy


What is the medical term meaning pertaining to one side removal of a breast?

A mastectomy is the surgical removal of one breast. A double mastectomy is the removal of both.


The term mastectomy relates to what organ?

The breast.The breast.The breast.The breast.The breast.The breast.


What is the medical term meaning surgical removal of a tumor from the breast?

Lumpectomy means surgical removal of the tumor and an amount of surrounding tissue.


What is the medical term meaning surgical removal of a breast tumor and a margin of healthy tissue?

Lumpectomy is the medical term meaning surgical removal of a tumor with a margin of healthy tissue. Mastadenoma = benign tumor of the breast. Mastocarcinoma = carcinoma (malignant cancerous tumor) of the breast. Mastectomy = surgical procedure of removing all or part of the breast.


What is the surgical removal of an entire breast and its nipple?

The surgical removal of the breast is called a mastectomy.


When is removal of the whole breast required?

Sometimes multiple areas of cancer are found in one breast, making removal of the whole breast necessary.


What actions are taken when a breast lumpectomy is performed?

The suffix -ectomy in lumpectomy means removal of. In this case a lump-ectomy would be the removal of a lump. The action performed in a breast lumpectomy would be the removal of a lump from a breast.


Removal of the breast and lymph nodes?

mastectomy


What do you call the removal of the breast surgery?

Mastectomy


What do you call a doctor who specializes on womens breast?

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